HS 201. Research Methods in Health

An introductory course in research methodology, which provides the essentials of research design, methods, and data collection for students entering a career in the health professions. Quantitative, qualitative, mixed methods and community-based research, along with the attributes of each, will be discussed. The focus will be on the evaluation of the components of a research study in order for students to develop the skills necessary to implement their own independent research. 
Offered: Spring
Credits: 3
Prerequisite: HS 101 & MATH 117